Madame Curie Movie Review Summary

Actors: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Henry Travers, Albert Bassermann, Robert Walker

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Marie (Garson) is a young Polish physics student with a tireless desire to explore. She meets and eventually marries Pierre Curie, a professor in whose lab at the Sorbonne she had worked. Together, they decide to continue her work with uranium and thorium stones. During their experiments, they determine there must be additional radioactive elements. They finally isolate a new element -– radium.
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This biopic is based on the lives of the Curies.

Somewhat oddly, the film was billed as “Mr. and Mrs. Miniver together again” thanks to the re-pairing of Garson and Pidgeon from MRS. MINIVER and BLOSSOMS IN THE DUST. It had about a dozen Academy Award nominations.

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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1600 to 1899 Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   scientist/inventor

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   scientist Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Eastern European Unusual characteristics:    -   Super genius


City?    -   Yes City:    -   Paris Misc setting    -   scientific labs

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   None

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